• 3 Days, 21 Talks, 15 Field Trips, and a Nature Expo

    FLORIDA
    Birding & Nature Festival

    October 12-14, 2018 in Tampa
      Hillsborough Community College - Brandon
    Keynote by Mac Stone, Photographer
2018 is the "Year of the Bird!"
"Join the National Audubon Society, National Geographic, BirdLife International, and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology in their yearlong celebration of birds."

Come celebrate the wonders of the birds, wildlife, and natural lands that we enjoy in West Central Florida.

A three-day festival offering presentations workshops a keynote field trips boat trips a nature expo kid sessions
were you can learn from renowned professionals, experience peak migration, and shop unique products...

Schedule Overview

2018 Florida Birding & Nature Festival

FRI Day-1 Oct-12
7:30 AM
First Field Trip Begins
7:30 AM
Welcome Bagels and Coffee
9:00 AM
Nature Expo Opens
9:00 AM
Seminars Begin
4:00 PM
Seminars Conclude
4:30 PM
Expo Closes
4:30 PM
Last Field Trip Ends
5:00 PM
Keynote Presentation and Dinner Buffet
SAT Day-2 Oct-13
7:30 AM
First Field Trip Begins
9:00 AM
Nature Expo Opens
9:00 AM
Seminars Begin
4:00 PM
Seminars Conclude
4:30 PM
Expo Closes
5:00 PM
Last Field Trip Ends
5:30 PM
Keynote Presentation and Dinner Buffet
SUN Day-3 Oct-14
7:30 AM
Field Trips Begin
1:00 PM
Last Field Trip Ends
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Sponsors

The Florida Birding & Nature Festival extends a sincere "thank you" to our sponsors who are generously contributing financial aid and in-kind services!
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Venue

Hillsborough Community College

Brandon Campus

Address: 10451 Nancy Watkins Dr, Tampa, Florida, 33619, United States

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EXHIBITORS & VENDORS
  • Tampa Audubon Society
  • TECO Energy
  • Friends of Tampa Bay National Wildlife Refuges
  • Eagle Audubon Society
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Would You Like to Volunteer?


Our kindhearted Festival volunteers get free access to the seminars or a keynote - outside of their shift(s).

Signups for volunteer shifts will be taken soon.